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Nothstein second in kilo in Italy

Olympic gold medalist Marty Nothstein continues to show his versatility this season, with his latest showing coming at the World Track Cup in Pordenone, Italy, where he scored the silver medal in the kilometer. Nothstein clocked a time of 1:05.890, to finish second behind German Soren Lausberg. In other action on Friday, German Thomas Liese won the gold in the individual pursuit.

By VeloNews Interactive wire services

Olympic gold medalist Marty Nothstein continues to show his versatility this season, with his latest showing coming at the World Track Cup in Pordenone, Italy, where he scored the silver medal in the kilometer. Nothstein clocked a time of 1:05.890, to finish second behind German Soren Lausberg. In other action on Friday, German Thomas Liese won the gold in the individual pursuit.

Results

World Track Cup, Pordenone, Italy.

Men’s individual pursuit
1. Thomas Liese (G), 4:25.862; 2. Bradley Wiggins (GB), 4:42.669; 3. Ruslan Pidgornyy (Ukr), 4:37.59.

Kilometer
1. Soren Lausberg (G), 1:03.967; 2. Marty Nothstein (USA), 1:05.890; 3. Hervé Thuet (F), 1:06.291.